Police in China Seizes 4,000 Crypto Miners After Abnormal Energy Spike
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Police in China Seizes 4,000 Crypto Miners After Abnormal Energy Spike

btcethereumadmin - July 12, 2019

China’s police confiscated 4,000 crypto mining units that were illegally deployed at nine factories. Police in China arrested 22 suspects allegedly involved in illegal crypto mining activity…

13 Arrested for Stealing $3 Million of Electricity to Mine BTC in China
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13 Arrested for Stealing $3 Million of Electricity to Mine BTC in China

btcethereumadmin - July 11, 2019

This article was originally published by 8btc and written by Lylian Teng. Authorities in Zhenjiang, a city in east China’s Jiangsu Province, have arrested 13 men after…

Energy Used by Idle Devices in the US Can Power Bitcoin For 4 Years
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Energy Used by Idle Devices in the US Can Power Bitcoin For 4 Years

btcethereumadmin - July 3, 2019

Academic researchers at the University of Cambridge have launched a real-time index that tracks the total electricity consumption of the bitcoin network. Academic researchers at the University…

Energy Used by Idle Device in the U.S. Can Power Bitcoin For 4 Years
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Bitcoin
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Energy Used by Idle Device in the U.S. Can Power Bitcoin For 4 Years

btcethereumadmin - July 3, 2019

Academic researchers at the University of Cambridge have launched a real-time index that tracks the total electricity consumption of the bitcoin network. Academic researchers at the University…

U.S. Clean Energy Firm Clearway Energy Will Test Blockchain for Renewable Energy Trading
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U.S. Clean Energy Firm Clearway Energy Will Test Blockchain for Renewable Energy Trading

btcethereumadmin - June 29, 2019

US clean energy development firm Clearway Energy Group is launching a pilot program for trading renewable energy credits on a blockchain. United States-based clean energy development firm…

Iranian Authorities Confiscate 1,000 Bitcoin Mining Machines
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Iranian Authorities Confiscate 1,000 Bitcoin Mining Machines

btcethereumadmin - June 28, 2019

Authorities in Iran have confiscated about 1,000 units of bitcoin mining machines from two now-defunct factories. Authorities in Iran have confiscated about 1,000 units of bitcoin (BTC)…

Iranian Government to Cut Off Power to Crypto Mining Until Approval of New Energy Prices
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Iranian Government to Cut Off Power to Crypto Mining Until Approval of New Energy Prices

btcethereumadmin - June 25, 2019

An official at Iran’s Ministry of Energy said that the authorities will have to cut off power to crypto mining due to energy overconsumption. The Iranian government…

Bitmain Launches Low-Cost Special Edition Antminer S9
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Bitmain Launches Low-Cost Special Edition Antminer S9

btcethereumadmin - June 19, 2019

On Monday, June 17, the Chinese mining rig manufacturer Bitmain Technologies announced the launch of a low-cost miner called the Antminer S9 version SE. The new 16…

Blockchain-Based Energy Trading Firm to Optimize Solar Energy Distribution in Austria
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Blockchain-Based Energy Trading Firm to Optimize Solar Energy Distribution in Austria

btcethereumadmin - June 18, 2019

Austria's Graz to use DLT-enabled energy trading platform by Power Ledger in move toward zero-carbon energy. Blockchain-based energy trading firm Power Ledger will roll out its peer-to-peer…

China: Locals Allegedly Laying Cable via Fish Ponds to Steal Oil Well Power for BTC Mining
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China: Locals Allegedly Laying Cable via Fish Ponds to Steal Oil Well Power for BTC Mining

btcethereumadmin - June 14, 2019

Police have reportedly gathered evidence of people laying cables via fish ponds to steal oil well power to fuel their BTC mining. Police in China have reportedly…